Political Scientist Job Placement – NORC, University of Chicago

Job Title:   Political
Scientist
Organisation: NORC, University of Chicago
Duty Station: Kampala, Uganda
About US:
NORC at the University of Chicago is one of the largest and most highly
respected social research organizations pursuing high quality social science
research that serves the public interest both in the United States and
internationally. Since its founding in 1941, NORC has been an industry leader
with a distinguished record in the design, development, and implementation of
survey and other data collection methodologies, applying advanced statistical
and other analytical techniques to interpret social science data. NORC’s core
competencies include designing and conducting rigorous impact evaluations of development
projects; developing survey instruments; conducting analytic research;
statistical sampling; data preparation, collection, cleaning and management;
and developing survey-associated information technology.
Job Summary: The Political
Scientist will provide advice and guidance on local context through
assessments, research, and dialogue; collaborate with teams of experts;
contribute to learning



Qualifications, Skills and
Experience: 
  • The applicants must hold a PhD in
    Political Science;
  • Seven years of sub-saharan Africa research
    experience;
  • Demonstrated ability to analyze
    qualitative and quantitative information.
  • Excellent written and oral English.
How to Apply: 
All qualified and interested candidates should send their updated CVs
to ugandamela@norc.org with subject line “Application for Uganda Learning
[Position of Interest]”. Only final candidates will be contacted for an
interview. Women are strongly encouraged to apply.
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